AECOM Maintenance Mechanical Planner / Field Engineer (SONGS) in San Clemente, California

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Maintenance Mechanical Planner / Field Engineer (SONGS)

United States of America - California

San Clemente

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Maintenance Mechanical Planner / Field Engineer to work in San Clemente, CA on the SONGS project.

Typical Responsibilities:

Under minimal supervision, performs complex duties utilizing advanced techniques and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and methods. Assumes lead responsibilities for a team of engineers and professional support staff.

  • Develop Preventative and Corrective Maintenance Work Packages and surveillance based maintenance work packages for the in-service plant mechanical systems and components.

  • Support the maintenance T-week process by generating requisitions for parts & materials.

  • Develop decommissioning work packages for design implementation, temporary services, and demolition activities.

  • Monitors field installation activities, performs necessary sign off / verifications in work packages.

  • Performs or supports pre-job briefings in accordance with applicable procedures, with all required personnel prior to start of work activities.

  • Assists implementation personnel with the interpretation of design requirements during installation.

  • Prepares Field Change Requests (FCRs) when conflicts in design or field installation needs dictate.

  • Prepares Request for Information documents (RFIs), and field sketches (FSKs), as well as Field Material Requisitions (FMRs) for purchase of permanent and temporary / consumable plant material.

  • Performs surveillance of subcontractor activities.

  • Coordinates work authorization and lockout/tagout approvals, as well as work package closure and turnover of assigned packages to document control.

  • Prepares turnover packages for completed work.

  • Prepares rigging plans as applicable to the discipline

Minimum Requirements


Bachelor’s degree in engineering or demonstrated combination of education/training and experience.


6 years of experience in nuclear power plant control, planning, maintenance, or reactor operations.

Due to the nature of the work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering is preferred

  • Site knowledge of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) mechanical systems and components is highly preferable.

  • San Onofre site SAP experience for document retrieval and general software navigation.

  • San Onofre site experience with general mechanical system arrangements, with emphasis on HVAC, Fire Protection, and non-radwaste/radwaste water processing including sumps.

  • Experience with the San Onofre Cold and Dark mechanical modifications and system installation.

  • Experience in B31.1 and ASME Section IX welding code.

Additonal Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for Untied States work authorization

  • Relocation is not available for this position

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What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187157BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.